A Radical Women statement written for the virtual Walk For Justice for Refugees in Melbourne, Australia, on April 5.
Texas, Ohio and other states are viciously using the COVID-19 epidemic to launch a fullscale attack on women’s ability to get an abortion.
Women’s bodies, women’s lives, women’s right to decide.
Remember Rosie Jiménez, the first person known to die after low-income women were cut off from federal funding for abortions, by demanding “Our bodies! Our choice!”
She died because Congress withdrew abortion funding.
En las instalaciones médicas católicas se está librando un asalto silencioso a la salud de las mujeres. Puede ser tan obvio como el personal que dice que “no hacemos abortos electivos” o tan insidioso como no proporcionar evaluaciones médicas completas y precisas, ni opciones de tratamiento a los futuros padres La defensora de los derechos… Read more »
It won’t go well for women when Catholic bishops are in charge of healthcare.
Radical Women speaks out!
Women are facing the fight of our lives.
Australia and the United States are the only two wealthy countries which do not provide a national paid maternity leave scheme. Compare this to Haiti and Jamaica, where women not only have this right, but employers pay for it! The lack of paid leave means that for two-thirds of working women, the “choice” is simple:… Read more »